byTurchenek, L. W; Tedder, Wayne S; Krzanowski, Roman; Alberta. Land Conservation and Reclamation Council; Alberta. Reclamation Research Technical Advisory Committee; Alberta. Alberta Environmental Protection
Bibliography: p. 82-83 Topics: Soil mapping, Peatlands, Reclamation of land
This FrostByte was created by Claire Treat for the Permafrost Carbon Network Project Leads Meeting, in Flagstaff, AZ, USA, in May, 2015.My research uses a synthesis of plant macrofossils, or small pieces of plants preserved in peat, to study the causes and effects of permafrost aggradation in boreal and arctic peatlands.Website: https://www.linkedin.com/pub/claire-treat/24/554/717 Topics: Frostbyte, permafrost, peatlands, soil carbon, climate change
byAnna K. Gdula, Marcin K. Dyderski, Andrzej M. Jagodziński
The royal fern (Osmunda regalis L.) is a threatened species, which reaches the northeastern border of its natural range in Poland. The number of royal fern stands is decreasing due to decline of its natural habitat – alder carrs. The main aim of this paper was to compare features of stands in habitats representing different levels of anthropogenic transformation and to investigate all stands of the royal fern in the ‘Baszkow’ nature reserve (3.76 ha; Krotoszyn Forest District, Poland). We... Topics: anthropogenic habitats, drainage ditches, nature conservation, Osmunda regalis, population, drained...